Services and Hours
A fax machine is
available. Faxes are $1.00 per page. The fax number is 630-407-8801. Copy machines are available. Copies are .10 cents per page.
Please note: The Law Library is
unable to accept debit or credit cards at this time.
The Law Library provides free access to WestLaw Next and Lexis Advance online legal research tools. There are two public access laptop
computers for general internet use. The Law Library is a County WiFi access
point. We have printers available to print documents from a USB drive or wirelessly from a laptop or mobile device . The cost to print is also .10 cents per page for both color or black & white documents.
As of May 2016 we now
have a center for self-represented litigants in the Law Library. The center includes
six desktop computers for use by people representing themselves. Information on
divorce, appeals, and getting an expungement is also available. There will be a librarian
on duty to assist litigants with researching legal information.
Our books are
reference only--no checkout is available.
NOTE: Litigants representing themselves in court or performing research in the law library are advised NOT to bring electronic devices with them to the courthouse. Devices with cameras, such as smartphones and computers, will not be allowed into the courthouse/library. Lockers are available on the first floor of the parking garage to store your valuables.